Noel R. Essman, April 20, 2017.
Essman died at age 87. He is survived by his son Richard (Vicki) Essman, daughters Barbara Essman, Janet (Paul) Franz and Nicolle (Kibir) Khalfadir. Dear grandfather of Elizabeth and Natalie Essman, Adam and Zac Franz, Amina and Muhammad Khalfadir, special uncle to Douglas Essman and brother to Earl and Robert Essman. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Rose Essman.
Noel had a 50-plus year career in the real estate development and home building industries. He was a graduate of Clayton High School, Washington University and served in the U.S. Navy. Noel loved a good time and was avid about tennis, boating and the many friends he met through his life’s journey.
Services: A memorial to celebrate Noel’s life will be held at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Berger Memorial Chapel at 9430 Olive Blvd, Olivette, MO, 63132. A private interment will be held at the Lake of the Ozarks where Noel lived for 17 years. Memorial donations may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association or charity of your choice.